Diversity helps contractors tap into minority communities to attract new workers.
Jigsaw Puzzle Floor
A marketing firm turns to a client to transform his damaged studio floor into a...
Who Really Cares About Safety?
In the very issue of Concrete Construction where I asked “Do You Really Care About Safety?” we featured an unsafe practice on the cover. Here are two readers who noticed. Mea culpa!
Choosing Between EPS and XPS Rigid Insulation
For installation on concrete foundations and under floor slabs, the rigid foam...
School Opts for Polished Concrete
Polished concrete is gaining popularity in both new school construction and in...
Working with Form Manufacturers
Form requirements for some jobs are very complicated and involve a close working...
Crushed Concrete Aggregate
Made from demolished concrete or fresh concrete returned to the batch plant,...
Four Years and Counting
Little of the Stimulus Bill money was used to repair the nation's infrastructure.
BASF Construction Chemicals LEED Certified
The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) has awarded a LEED Silver designation to the BASF Construction Chemicals Building Systems headquarters and office/research complex located in Shakopee, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis.
Placing Structural Concrete Under Winter Conditions
Winter conditions increase the level of risk for everyone, and maintaining good...